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https://www.google.com.au/amp/s/amp.smh.com.au/world/sweden-drops-julian-assange-rape-investigation-20170519-gw94nb.html

 

 

London: Swedish prosecutors on Friday dropped their investigation into a rape allegation against Julian Assange, closing a nearly seven-year legal saga that led the WikiLeaks founder to seek sanctuary at the Ecuadoran Embassy in London.

But British police said that Assange still faces arrest on charges of jumping bail if he walks out of diplomatic protection, which Assange claims is still needed to keep him from being extradited to the United States on charges of disclosing confidential military and diplomatic (snip)

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33 minutes ago, Wolf Bridges said:

He'll remain hidden and grow old trying to hide from those who would prosecute him. 

 

That's pretty sad.

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It is. He's facing enormous charges just in the U.S. if he leaves the protection of that embassy.

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11 minutes ago, HisFirst said:

That's pretty sad.

No sympathy at all, he has chosen to deal in stolen data and to place himself above the rest of the world.  If he had any pride or dignity he would face his accusers.

 

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4 hours ago, Wolf Bridges said:

It is. He's facing enormous charges just in the U.S. if he leaves the protection of that embassy.

Yes he is. Do you think the US charges are warranted?

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4 hours ago, Running Gator said:

No sympathy at all, he has chosen to deal in stolen data and to place himself above the rest of the world.  If he had any pride or dignity he would face his accusers.

 

There are those that think he's a warrior of sorts.

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7 hours ago, HisFirst said:

There are those that think he's a warrior of sorts.

People think lots of things that are wrong

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5 minutes ago, Running Gator said:

People think lots of things that are wrong

That's true. Do you think he is an enemy of the US?

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24 minutes ago, HisFirst said:

That's true. Do you think he is an enemy of the US?

I think he is an enemy of the whole world.  He hordes his stolen information and then releases it when he feels he is not getting enough attention all the while hiding like the coward he is

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